PHR / SPHR: Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide, Fourth Edition PHR/SPHR Professionals in Human Resources Certification Study Guide, Fourth Edition, is the number-one preparation resource for these premier Human Resources certifications. Fully updated to align with the latest versions of these challenging exams, this guide provides detailed coverage of key topics, including strategic management, workforce planning and employment, compensation and benefits, employee and labor relations, and OSHA regulations. Sybex's interactive online learning environment and test bank give you access to hundreds of questions and robust study tools, including chapter tests, digital flashcards, and a glossary of key terms — all to help you prepare for and increase your chances of passing the exam the first time around. Bonus PHR and SPHR practice exams allow you to test your knowledge and get a feel for the tests, so you can review what's needed and avoid exam day surprises.

The PHR and SPHR certifications, offered by the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), have become the industry standard for determining competence in the HR field. This helpful guide gives you everything you need to fully prepare for these exams, so you can demonstrate your knowledge when it counts and pass with flying colors.